Man protests against SARS brutality in Oyo state (photos)

Man protests against SARS brutality in Oyo state (photos)

After the killing of Kolade Johnson, a man identified as Giwa Muhydeen protested against SARS brutality in Oyo state, but was disappointed Nigerians did not come out to join him. He said Nigerians do not follow their talks with actions.

Muhydeen's placard read that he is joining other well meaning Nigerians in demanding justice for the death of Johnson who was murdered in cold blood by men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the police force.

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Recall that Legit.ng earlier reported that President Muhammadu Buhari described as unfortunate the action of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) operatives from the Lagos state police command, which led to the death of Kolade Johnson.

Legit.ng reports that the president, in a statement on Wednesday, April 3, by his spokesperson, Femi Adesina, acknowledged the genuine outrage regarding the activities of SARS.

The president reassured the public that swift actions have already been taken, adding that suspects were in custody and an orderly room trial was set to commence immediately, following which indicted officers would be prosecuted in court.

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Legit.ng also previously reported the Nigeria Police Force dismissed an inspector, Ogunyemi Olalekan, after he was found guilty of killing Kolade Johnson.

It was gathered the police public relations officer in Lagos state, Bala Elkana, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, April 4.

The dismissal came four days after Johnson was shot by a police officer while he was watching a televised football match in Mangoro area of Lagos.

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